Harriet Elizabeth Prescott Spofford
Harriet Elizabeth Prescott Spofford was an American writer of novels, poems and detective stories. One of the United States's most widely-published authors, her career spanned more than six decades and included many literary genres, such as short stories, poems, novels, literary criticism, biographies, and memoirs. She also wrote articles on household decorative art and travel as well as children's literature... Read More
|Born||Harriet Elizabeth Prescott
April 3, 1835
|Died||August 14, 1921 (aged 86)
Deer Island, Amesbury, Massachusetts, U.S.